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Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency

Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency: Introduction

Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency: A form of monogenic obesity caused by a genetic mutation which results in a deficiency of pro-opiomelanocortin. Monogenic obesity is obesity caused by a mutation in a single gene. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency is available below.

Symptoms of Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency

Treatments for Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency

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Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency: Complications

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Causes of Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency

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Misdiagnosis and Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency

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Definitions of Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Obesity due to pro-opiomelanocortin Deficiency as a "rare disease".
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